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Old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.

Age Quotes, by Athenaeus , Source: Deipnosophists (XIII, 46)

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On one occasion some one put a very little wine into a wine cooler, and said that it was sixteen years old. "It is very small for its age," said Gnathaena.

Age Quotes, by Athenaeus , Source: Deipnosophists (XIII, 46)

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I have heard a greater storm in a boiling pot.

Storms Quotes, by Athenaeus , Source: Deipnosophistoe (VIII, 19), Dorian, a flutist, ridiculing Timotheos, a zither player, who imitated a

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